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prostitutes and drug dealers live at number 8 not to mention the house reeks of piss and marijuana . People do cocain and heroin its disgusting. That one house aline is like a brothel

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My mother Doris Bigwood and her family lived in Odessa Street until they were bombed out and moved to Sidcup. My grandfather worked as lighterman in the local docks and was named Walter Edward Bigwood. I believe there were 13 children and their motherâ??s surname was Hunt.
I would love to know if anyone is related or even knew the family. If so, please get in touch.

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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1900s
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Shadwell

Shadwell is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and located on the north bank of the Thames between Wapping and Ratcliff.

In the 13th century, the area was known as Scadflet and Shatfliet – derived from the Anglo-Saxon fleot, meaning a shallow creek or bay – the land was a low lying marsh, until drained (by order of Act of Parliament, after 1587) by Cornelius Vanderdelf. A spring, issuing from near the south wall of the churchyard was dedicated to St Chad, and filled a nearby well. The origin of the name is therefore confused, being associated with both the earlier use and the later well.

In the 17th century, Thomas Neale became a local landowner, and built a mill and established a waterworks on large ponds, left by the draining of the marsh. The area had been virtually uninhabited and he developed the waterfront, with houses behind as a speculation. Shadwell became a maritime hamlet with roperies, tanneries, breweries, wharves, smiths, and numerous taverns, built around the chapel of St Paul's. Seventy-five sea captains are buried in its churchyard; Captain James Cook had his son baptised there.

By the mid-eighteenth century, Shadwell Spa was established, producing sulphurous waters, in Sun Tavern fields. As well as medicinal purposes, salts were extracted from the waters; and used by local calicoprinters to fix their dyes.

In the 19th century, Shadwell was home to a large community of foreign South Asian lascar seamen, brought over from British India by the East India Company. There were also Anglo-Indians, from intermarriage and cohabitation between lascar seamen and local girls. There were also smaller communities of Chinese and Greek seamen, who also intermarried and cohabited with locals.

The modern area is dominated by the enclosed former dock, Shadwell Basin, whose construction destroyed much of the earlier settlement – by this time degenerated into slums. The basin once formed the eastern entrance to the then London Docks, with a channel leading west to St Katharine Docks. It is actually two dock basins - the south basin was constructed in 1828-32 and the north basin in 1854-8.

Unlike nearby Limehouse Basin, few craft larger than canoes can be seen on Shadwell Basin, which is largely used for fishing and watersports - and as a scenic backdrop to the modern residential developments that line it. The basin, however, is still connected to the Thames and the channel is spanned by a bascule bridge.

The original Shadwell station was one of the oldest on the network, and was built over a spring. First opened by the East London Railway on 10 April 1876, it was first served by the Metropolitan District Railway and Metropolitan Railway on 1 October 1884. It was renamed Shadwell & St. George-in-the-East on 1 July 1900 but reverted to its original name in 1918. In 1983, a new ticket hall was built on Cable Street, replacing the original building in Watney Street.

Shadwell DLR station opened on 31 August 1987 as part of the first tranche of DLR stations. Initially designed for one-car DLR trains, Shadwell's platform underwent extension to two-car operation in 1991. The station underwent further refurbishment in 2009, which extended the platforms to accommodate three-car trains, revamped the station entrance at ground level, and added an emergency exit at the east end of the platforms.

Shadwell station closed on 22 December 2007, reopened on 27 April 2010 for a preview service to New Cross and New Cross Gate, and from 23 May 2010, the latter service extended to West Croydon / Crystal Palace operated within the London Overground network.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Alfred Salter Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Alice Model Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Bacon’s College:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
Ben Jonson Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Bigland Green Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bishop Challoner Boys’ School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Buttercup Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Canada Water:   Canada Water is a freshwater lake and wildlife refuge in Rotherhithe. Canada Water tube, Overground and bus station is named after the lake.
Cayley Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Date Palm Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Green Gables Montessori Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Guardian Angels Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Halley Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Harry Roberts Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Jamiatul Ummah School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
John Smith Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
King Edward VII Memorial Park:   King Edward Memorial Park was opened in 1922.
London East Alternative Provision:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
London Enterprise Academy:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Marion Richardson Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Mazahirul Uloom London School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Mulberry School for Girls:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Ocean Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Ocean Sure Start Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Old Church Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Peter Hills with St Mary’s and St Paul’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Queen Mary and Westfield College:   Higher education institutions
Redriff Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Shadwell:   Shadwell is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and located on the north bank of the Thames between Wapping and Ratcliff.
Sir John Cass Foundation and Redcoat Church of England Secondary School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Sir William Burrough Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Solebay Primary - A Paradigm Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St John’s Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary and St Michael Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Peter’s London Docks CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Stave Hill Ecological Park:   
Stephen Hawking School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Stepney Green:   Stepney Green tube station lies on the corner of Mile End Road and Globe Road in the Stepney neighbourhood of east London.
Stepney Green Mathematics and Computing College:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Pier Head Preparatory Montessori School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 7.
Wapping High School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Lydia Street bomb (1940):   Salvaging belongings after being bombed - 1940.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbotshade Road, SE16 · Admiral Place, SE16 · Agatha Close, E1W · Albatross Way, SE16 · Albert Gardens, E1 · Alderney Road, E1 · Anthony Street, E1 · Antill Terrace, E1 · Arbour Square, E1 · Archangel Street, SE16 · Argyle Road, E1 · Ashfield Street, E1 · Assam Street, E1 · Aston Street, E14 · Avis Square, E1 · Aylward Street, E1 · Bale Road, E1 · Bancroft Road, E1 · Barnado Street, E1 · Barnardo Gardens, E1 · Barnardo Street, E1 · Barnes Street, E14 · Basque Court, SE16 · Beatson Walk, SE16 · Beaumont Grove, E1 · Beaumont Square, E1 · Bekesbourne Street, E14 · Belgrave Street, E1 · Ben Johnson Road, E1 · Ben Jonson Road, E1 · Benson Quay, E1W · Bigland Street, E1 · Birkdale Close, SE16 · Blount Street, E14 · Boulcott Street, E1 · Bower Street, E1 · Boyton Close, E1 · Branch Road, E14 · Bray Crescent, SE16 · Brenton Street, E14 · Brewhouse Walk, SE16 · Brodlove Lane, E1W · Bromley Street, E1 · Brunton Place, E14 · Buckters Rents, SE16 · Burnside Close, SE16 · Burwell Close, E1 · Butcher Row, E14 · Butcher Row, E1W · Cable Street, E1W · Camdenhurst Street, E14 · Canada Street, SE16 · Canal Close, E1 · Candle Street, E1 · Cannon St Road, E1 · Cannon Street Road, E1 · Carlton Square, E1 · Caroline Street, E1 · Cavell Street, E1 · Cephas Avenue, E1 · Chapman Street, E1 · Chaseley Street, E14 · Chudleigh Street, E1 · Clearbrook Way, E1 · Clemen, SE16 · Commercial Road, E1 · Commodore Street, E1 · Commodore Street, E3 · Conder Street, E14 · Copley Street, E1 · Cranford Street, E1W · Cressy Place, E1 · Dakin Place, E1 · Deal Porters Walk, SE16 · Deancross Street, E1 · Deck Close, SE16 · Devonport Street, E1 · Diggon Street, E1 · Dock Hill Avenue, SE16 · Dongola Road, E1 · Downy House, E1 · Duckett Street, E1 · Dunch Street, E1 · Durham Row, E1 · East Arbour Street, E1 · East Cross Centre, E15 · Eleanor Close, SE16 · Elizabeth Square, SE16 · Elsa Street, E14 · Emmott Close, E1 · Ernest Street, E1 · Essian Street, E1 · Fir Trees Close, SE16 · Fishermans Drive, SE16 · Flamborough Street, E14 · Ford Square, E1 · Foundry Close, SE16 · Galsworthy Avenue, E14 · Galveston House, E1 · Garnet Street, E1W · Garter Way, SE16 · Geography Square, E1 · Glamis Place, E1W · Glamis Road, E1W · Glasshouse Fields, E1W · Globe Pond Road, SE16 · Globe Road, E1 · Godward Square, E1 · Goodhart Place, E14 · Grantley Street, E1 · Greenacre Square, SE16 · Gwent Court, SE16 · Hainton Close, E1 · Halley Street, E14 · Hannibal Road, E1 · Harford Street, E1 · Harpley Square, E1 · Havering Street, E1 · Hearnshaw Street, E14 · Heckford St Business Centre, E1W · Heckford Street, E1W · Hessel Street, E1 · Hilliards Court, E1W · Horseferry Road, E14 · Howland Way, SE16 · Ironside Close, SE16 · Jamaica Street, E1 · Jane Street, E1 · Jardine Road, E14 · Jardine Road, E1W · Katherine Close, SE16 · Keel Close, SE16 · Killick Way, E1 · Kinburn Street, SE16 · King Charles Terrace, E1W · King Henry Terrace, E1W · King John Street, E1 · Lady Dock Path, SE16 · Lady Dock Walk, SE16 · Lady Micos Almshouses, E1 · Lagado Mews, SE16 · Lavender Road, SE16 · Leydon Close, SE16 · Lighterman Mews, E1 · Longnor Road, E1 · Louisa Street, E1 · Manningtree Street, E1 · Maple Leaf Square, SE16 · Maroon Street, E14 · Martha Street, E1 · Massingham Street, E1 · Masters Street, E1 · Matlock Street, E14 · Metropolitan Wharf, E1W · Mile End Place, E1 · Mile End Road, E1 · Milk Yard, E1W · Milward Street, E1 · Monza Street, E1W · Moody Street, E1 · Morecambe Close, E1 · Morris Street, E1 · Morton Close, E1 · Mossington Gardens, SE16 · Mount Terrace, E1 · Nelson Street, E1 · New Crane Place, E1W · New Crane Stairs, E1W · New Crane Wharf, E1W · New Road, E1 · Newark Street, E1 · Newbold Cottages, E1 · Old Church Road, E1 · Osier Street, E1 · Pace Place, E1 · Peartree Lane, E1W · Pelican Stairs, E1W · Penang Street, E1W · Philpot Street, E1 · Pitsea Street, E1 · Poolmans Street, SE16 · Portelet Road, E1 · Portman Place, E2 · Princes Riverside Road, SE16 · Prospect Place, E1W · Province Drive, SE16 · Prusom Street, E1W · Quebec Way, SE16 · Queen Victoria Terrace, E1W · Raby Street, E14 · Railway Arches, E1 · Raine Street, E1W · Rampart Street, E1 · Ratcliffe Cross Stairs, E14 · Ratcliffe Cross Street, E1 · Ratcliffe Cross Street, E1W · Ratcliffe Lane, E14 · Raven Row, E1 · Rectory Square, E1 · Rectory, E1 · Redmans Road, E1 · Redwood Close, SE16 · Repton Street, E14 · Reveley Square, SE16 · Richard Street, E1 · Riverside Mansions, E1W · Roberts Close, SE16 · Roland Mews, E1 · Ronald Street, E1 · Rossett Road, SE16 · Rotherhith Street, SE16 · Rotherhithe Street, E1W · Rotherhithe Street, SE16 · Rotherhithe Tunnel Approach Road, SE16 · Rotherhithe Tunnel, E14 · Russell Place, SE16 · Russia Dock Road, SE16 · Salmon Lane, E1 · Salmon Lane, E14 · Salter Road, SE16 · Schoolhouse Lane, E1W · Senrab Street, E1 · Shadwell Basin, E1W · Shadwell Pierhead, E1W · Shadwell Place, E1 · Shandy Street, E1 · Sidney Square, E1 · Sly Street, E1 · Smith Close, SE16 · Solebay Street, E1 · Somerford Way, SE16 · Sovereign Close, E1W · Sovereign Crescent, SE16 · St Elmos Road, SE16 · Stanhope Close, SE16 · Staples Close, SE16 · Stave Hill, SE16 · Stave Yard Road, SE16 · Stayners Road, E1 · Steers Way, SE16 · Stepney Causeway, E1 · Stepney High Street, E1 · Summercourt Road, E1 · Surrey Quay Shopping Centre, SE16 · Surrey Water Road, SE16 · Surrey water, SE16 · Sutton Street, E1 · Tarling Street, E1 · Telfords Yard, E1W · The Highway, E1W · The Old Fire Station, SE16 · Timber Pond Road, SE16 · Timberland Road, E1 · Timbrell Place, SE16 · Toby Lane, E1 · Tollet Street, E1 · Trafalgar Court, E1W · Trafalgar Gardens, E1 · Troon Street, E1 · Tudor Court, SE16 · Turner Street, E1 · Union Drive, E1 · Varden Street, E1 · Victory Way, SE16 · Virginia Street, E1W · Walden Street, E1 · Walter Terrace, E1 · Wapping New Stairs, E1W · Wapping Wall, E1W · Waterman’s Way, SE16 · Watney Market, E1 · West Arbour Street, E1 · West Gardens, E1W · Westfield Way, E1 · Westport Street, E1 · White Horse Lane, E1 · White Horse Road, E1 · White Tower Way, E1 · Whitehorse Road, E1 · Whitman Road, E3 · Wickham Close, E1 · Windrose Close, SE16 · Wine Close, E1W · Wolfe Crescent, SE16 · Woodland Crescent, SE16 · XX Place, E1 · Yorkshire Road, E14 ·
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